The Extensions Specialists Pingewood
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Pingewood, RG30 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Pingewood
Most extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in extensions in extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of